Shrewsbury School

eNewsletter: Friday 3rd November 2017

Notices to Parents and Guardians

Art Teachers' Group Show - Private View
The staff of the Art Faculty invite all parents and friends of Shrewsbury School to a Private View of their Group Show on Tuesday 7th November at 7pm in the Art School. Please email if you would like to attend. The exhibition showcases the work of all the Art teachers at Shrewsbury School and continues until 23rd November.

'An Arctic Expedition - a tale of exploration and heroism' - lecture by Jerrard Nares
The Shropshire Branch of the Geographical Association and Shrewsbury School's Geography Faculty invite you to join them in welcoming Jerrard Nares next Friday 10th November, when he will give what promises to be a fascinating lecture on the H.M.S. Discovery and Alert Expedition to reach the North Pole.  Jerrard Nares is a Polar enthusiast, particularly interested in the human experience, as well as the geographical. He has lectured at the Royal Geographical Society, and the Scott Polar Research Institute. He is also great-great-grandson of the leader of the Discovery Expedition, Sir George Nares. His lecture takes place in the Maidment Building and will start at 7.15pm. Drinks will be served in the foyer from 6.45pm.

St Cecilia Concerts
The annual St Cecilia Concerts take place next weekend, Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th November at 7.30pm in the Alington Hall.  With some 300 singers and instrumentalists taking part and performances over two nights, these concerts demonstrate the wonderful instrumental and choral programme that is currently undertaken in the School.

At midday on Sunday 12th November, Shrewsbury School musicians will also be giving a Children's Concert in the Maidment Building; fun and suitable for all ages.

Carol Services - reminder
The closing date for Carol Service ticket applications is 17th November. Please see the Headmaster's letter to parents: Carol Services.

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